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The Euphoria stars who could make the most money – Zendaya crowned top

A new data analysis reveals that Zendaya is the most influential cast member of Euphoria with potential earnings of up to $251,000 per sponsored Instagram post.

The research, conducted by no deposit bonus experts NoDepositFriend, used Hype Auditor’s Instagram Money Calculator to calculate how much the stars of HBO teen drama Euphoria could earn per sponsored Instagram post.

Euphoria cast members ranked by potential Instagram earnings

Rank

Actor

Instagram handle

Follower count

Engagement rate

Earnings per sponsored Instagram post (USD)

1.

Zendaya

zendaya

184,800,000

2.93%

$251,000

2.

Alexa Demie

alexademie

11,800,000

23.38%

$40,000

3.

Syndey Sweeney

sydney_sweeney

19,200,000

7.98%

$39,800

4.

Jacob Elordi

jacobelordi

14,100,000

5.50%

$24,700

5.

Hunter Schafer

hunterschafer

6,900,000

4.20%

$10,900

6.

Javon Walton

wanna

5,400,000

5.55%

$9,600

7.

Barbie Ferreira

barbieferreira

5,200,000

5.72%

$9,400

8.

Dominic Fike

dominicfike

3,200,000

9.4%

$7,300

9.

Storm Reid

stormreid

3,000,000

9.41%

$6,800

10.

Maude Apatow

maudeapatow

4,200,000

2.90%

$5,700

11.

Eric Dane

realericdane

3,200,000

1.20%

$3,300

12.

Algee Smith

itsalgee

732,000

1.72%

$2,500

13.

Alanna Ubach

alannaubach

199,000

0.57%

$1,100

14.

Nika King

iamnikaking

196,000

0.31%

$960

15.

Paula Marshall

thepaulamarshall

7,000

2.67%

$95

16.

John Ales

jackassdog

6,000

2.73%

$85

Zendaya, who plays Rue Bennett in the HBO series, takes the top spot with potential earnings of up to $251,000 per sponsored Instagram post. This high earning potential is a result of more than 184 million followers, which is the most of any actor on the list. The actress’ popularity has naturally been boosted by her most recent role as Chani in Dune: Part Two, as well as hype around her new film The Challengers, which releases this month.

Alexa Demie, who portrays Maddy Perez, ranked as the second highest Instagram earner from the show. With 11.8 million followers, Perez could command up to $40,000 per sponsored post. Despite having fewer followers than some of her co-stars, she boasts a much higher engagement rate of 23.38%, which enables the higher figures.

Demie, who has been out of the spotlight for several years since the show last aired, has been equally inactive on social media, except for an Instagram collaboration with Calvin Klein, which she posted in August 2023.

Sydney Sweeney, who plays Cassie Howard, comes in third place with approximate earnings of up to $39,800 per sponsored Instagram post, given her 19.2 million followers. Sweeney has starred in a string of recent releases, including rom-com Anyone But You, superhero flick Madame Web and horror movie Immaculate.

The fourth highest earner is Jacob Elordi, who plays Nate Jacobs, with an earning potential of $24,700 for a single sponsored Instagram post, given his 14.1 million followers on the platform. Elordi most recently starred as Elvis Presley in the Sofia Coppola biopic, Priscilla, and as the affluent Felix Catton in Emerald Fennell’s controversial hit, Saltburn.

Following in fifth place is Hunter Schafer, who plays Jules Vaughn in the show, earning approximately $10,900 per sponsored Instagram post based on her 6.9 million followers.

Steven Ellis, a spokesperson for NoDepositFriend commented:

“It’s fantastic to witness many of Euphoria cast continuing to thrive in their careers, following the end of the second season. The talented ensemble delivered performances that were not just captivating but also deeply resonant, earning them widespread recognition.

“One fascinating aspect of their success is the significant earnings they can generate through sponsored Instagram posts. This phenomenon speaks to the power of social media influence and the value that brands place on reaching the large and engaged audiences that these actors command. With millions of followers collectively, each post becomes an opportunity for them to leverage their platform for partnerships and endorsements.”

 

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